Angela backs foodbank recommendations on Universal Credit

Angela Crawley MP has today backed the Trussell Trust’s recommendations in their report “Foodbank’s Experience of Universal Credit” after it was revealed that 5332 three day emergency food supplies were given to people facing crisis, with 1873 children receiving support. The recommendations in the report include: Implementing a Universal Support service which supports people transitioning … Read more

Angela highlights minimum wage increase

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley highlighted the rise in the National Minimum Wage (NMW) which came into effect on Friday the 6th of April. The increase means a rise for 16-17 year olds from £4.05 to £4.20, from £5.60 to £5.90 for those aged 18 to 20 year olds, for 21 to 24 … Read more